News Articles for "Senate Confirmation"
Rhode Island's Economic Development Corp. has a new leader after the state Senate on Tuesday unanimously approved Gov. Lincoln Chafee's pick to head the a...read more
Senate Republicans said Thursday they would not support five nominees to the National Labor Relations Board, raising the possibility the troubled agency c...read more
Senate confirms former nurse to run Medicare
A former intensive care nurse with a businesslike approach to a politically divisive public policy area won Senate approval Wednesday to run Medicare and ...read more
OLD FRIENDS: President Barack Obama chose two friends with corporate executive experience for top posts on his economic team, saying they would help the ec...read more